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Scientists Create Effective Ebola Vaccine, Just A Couple Years After Deadly Epidemic

The first successful vaccine for the deadly Ebola virus has been developed by scientists. The trial involved more than 11,000 people, according to the WHO , which led the trial in conjunction with Guinea's Ministry of Health. However, the author... More..

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Videocast: A look at your Christmas Eve/Day forecast
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Videocast: A look at your Christmas Eve/Day forecast

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Saturday: Increasing clouds. Wind: E/SE 5-15. And the Catskills could see an inch or so of snow. Friday Snow. Low 23F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 miles per hour....More..

Manhattan Apartment Building Catches Fire; More Than A Dozen Injured
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Manhattan Apartment Building Catches Fire; More Than A Dozen Injured

Heavy smoke remained in the building later in the evening. While trying to remove her clothing, she inadvertently spread the fire through her apartment. "I just wanted to get out as soon as possible, but I coul...More..

Boy's reaction to being adopted goes viral
by | Saturday, December 24, 2016

Boy's reaction to being adopted goes viral

Dezhianna said Michael had three foster families before he was adopted. "His original case plan was reunification with his 'bio-mom.' When that plan failed, a new plan was set". "He is so happy, always laughi...More..

Minnesota Elector Refuses to Vote for Clinton, Gets Replaced
by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Minnesota Elector Refuses to Vote for Clinton, Gets Replaced

Democratic elector David Bright, who is committed to vote for Hillary Clinton, told the Boston Globe that he would switch to Bernie Sanders if Donald Trump failed to get the 270 votes needed to secure the Ele...More..

by | Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Female doctors provide better health outcomes than male counterparts

It turns out the patients treated by women had a 4 percent lower risk of dying prematurely and a 5 percent lower risk of being readmitted to a hospital within 30 days compared with the patients cared for by mal...More..

City Leapfrog Arsenal Into Second Spot
by | Monday, December 19, 2016

City Leapfrog Arsenal Into Second Spot

City has reacted to a 4-2 loss at Leicester last weekend, which led to fierce criticism of coach Pep Guardiola's tactics, with two wins this week to revive the team's title challenge. Arsenal had the chance to ...More..

This Week in Zika: 6% Rate of Birth Defects in US
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

This Week in Zika: 6% Rate of Birth Defects in US

Regardless, the proportion of infants with birth defects was similar for pregnant women who had symptoms and for those who didn't - about 6 percent in each group, the researchers found. Zika is spread to people...More..

Drive sober or get pulled over
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Drive sober or get pulled over

During the holiday season we see an increase in traffic volume and vehicle crashes. The Bakersfield Police Department wants everyone to have a safe and memorable holiday season, and is calling on everyone to ...More..

Remembering Alan Thicke's role in the birth of the Lightning
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Remembering Alan Thicke's role in the birth of the Lightning

Alan Thicke , 69, was an actor, best known for playing Jason Seaver, the father on the television series " Growing Pains ". Thicke said the homegrown entertainment industry at the time was under-developed a...More..

Ander Herrera: 'Manchester United not on top form against Crystal Palace'
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Ander Herrera: 'Manchester United not on top form against Crystal Palace'

After their impressive 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend, Manchester United will be hoping to see off more London opposition when they travel to Selhurst Park to take on Crystal Palace on Wednes...More..

by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Leading House Republican predicts fast action on Planned Parenthood defunding, Obamacare teardown

Abortion opponents immediately said they will seek to reverse the rule under President-elect Donald Trump. Planned Parenthood serves about a third of more than 4 million low-income patients under Title X...More..

by | Tuesday, December 13, 2016

5 'Walking Dead' Theories on Who Was Following Rick and Aaron

His misunderstanding of just how much his people believe in his program could be his undoing. But "Hearts Still Beating" is such a slog-the few good scenes are dragged down by a lot of nothing, and the scenes w...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

E-cigarettes pose 'major' risks, Surgeon General's report warns

The report conceded that much is still unknown about the chemical used to flavor e-liquid. According to the surgeon general report, six in 10 teens in the US believe e-cigarettes cause little or only some har...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

Has US life expectancy maxed out? First decline since 1993

Anderson says, "When you see increases in so many causes of death, it's hard to pinpoint one as the culprit". Globally, life expectancy is 71.4, an increase of five years since 2000, according to the World...More..

4 more likely homegrown Zika cases found in Texas
by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

4 more likely homegrown Zika cases found in Texas

The four people who were later diagnosed live close to the woman's home and reported becoming ill between November 29 and December 1. Worldwide travelers to at-risk countries who develop fever, rash, joint pa...More..

VA Dentist Put 592 Vets at Risk of HIV, Hepatitis
by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

VA Dentist Put 592 Vets at Risk of HIV, Hepatitis

Victoria Brahm, acting medical director at the Center, released a statement on the issue: "Although we can not prevent the dentist from resigning while administrative actions are pending, we are continuing re...More..

by | Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Wisconsin election recount begins; Michigan's is challenged

President-elect Trump defeated Democrat Hillary Clinton by 10,704 votes out of almost 4.8 million ballots cast in MI, but Stein alleges that irregularities and the potential for hacking into scanning devices ca...More..

Even Smoking One Cigarette a Day Can Lead to Early Death
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Even Smoking One Cigarette a Day Can Lead to Early Death

National Cancer Institute . They completed a questionnaire in 2004-2005 detailing their smoking use, and reported deaths were tracked until the end of 2011. This research was funded by the Intramural Research...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Pence downplays significance of Trump's call with Taiwan president

He was praised by Russian President Vladimir Putin, who said in an interview on Sunday that Trump was a "clever man". Government frontbencher Arthur Sinodinos, meanwhile, said the only thing Australia shoul...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Texas will not accept bowl invitation if spot is available

Other potential bonuses include $100,000 for winning a Big 12 championship and $250,000 for winning a national title. As Chip Brown reported last weekend, Herman could make around $5.35 million in year one an...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Dean takes himself out of the race for chairman of DNC

In my effort to pursue justice for the African American community, I neglected to scrutinize the words of those such as Khalid Muhammad and Farrakhan who mixed a message of African American empowerment with sca...More..

Dear Zindagi (2016) 7th Day Worldwide Box Office Collection
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Dear Zindagi (2016) 7th Day Worldwide Box Office Collection

This flick collected 49.60 Crore from till the first 7 days of release. Nevertheless, the wait was justified as Dear Zindagi could very well keep up with the expectations of the moviegoers. Feig's wife Laurie...More..

MacBook Pro 2016 With Touch Bar Now Available in India
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

MacBook Pro 2016 With Touch Bar Now Available in India

The same reseller also pointed out that stocks are limited so you may want to take a look at the tweet in case you want to get one booked immediately. However, Apple is slowly re-stocking the variants and onl...More..

by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Petition calls for new UK 5-pound bank note to be 'fat

An outcry over the use of miniscule amounts of animal by-products in the production of the new fiver has caused the Bank of England to look at changing the formulation of the banknote substrate. Vegans and ve...More..

Results for Solanezumab in Mild Dementia of Alzheimer's Disease Announced
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Results for Solanezumab in Mild Dementia of Alzheimer's Disease Announced

The drugmaker said it hasn't decided what next steps, if any, to take with the medicine. Outgoing Eli Lilly CEO John Lechleiter told CNBC Wednesday solanezumab's failure is a disappointment for Alzheimer's ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

More than half a million Chinese now living with HIV/AIDS

Since 2001, new HIV infections have been reduced by 66 percent. "That is why Parkland provides some 30,000 HIV tests each year in its Emergency Department through a routine testing initiative funded by the ...More..

Wide-ranging US health bill expected to sail through House vote
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Wide-ranging US health bill expected to sail through House vote

Over the same time period, the bill would also provide $500 million in new funding for the FDA and provide $1 billion in grants to states to deal with the opioid crisis and expand access to mental health treatm...More..

by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Bird flu Japan culling 330000 birds to fight outbreak

The government confirmed that the highly virulent H5 strain was detected in birds at a chicken farm in Niigata , where about 40 of them were found dead Monday. Japan recently raised the country's bird flu ale...More..

Texas reports first case of Zika spread by local mosquitoes
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Texas reports first case of Zika spread by local mosquitoes

Dr. John Hellerstedt, the state health commissioner, said in a statement that he didn't believe the virus would become " widespread " in Texas but urged people to take precautions because there could be more ...More..